Dr Philipp Nothaft: List of publications

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An Alfonsine Universe: Nicolò Conti and Georg Peurbach on the Threefold Motion of the Fixed Stars

Jean des Murs’s Canones tabularum Alfonsii of 1339

Henry Bate's Tabule Machlinenses: the earliest astronomical tables by a Latin author.

Ptolemaic Orbs in Twelfth-Century England: A Study and Edition of the Anonymous 'Liber de motibus planetarum'

Scandalous error: Calendar reform and calendrical astronomy in medieval Europe

John Holbroke, the Tables of Cambridge, and the "true length of the year": a forgotten episode in fifteenth-century astronomy

Zaccaria Lilio and the shape of the earth: A brief response to Allegro's "Flat earth science".

From the true Birth Year of Christ

Criticism of trepidation models and advocacy of uniform precession in medieval Latin astronomy

A Reluctant Innovator: Graeco-Arabic Astronomy in the Computus of Magister Cunestabulus (1175)

Astronomy and calendar reform at the curia of Pope Clement VI: a new source.

Josephus and New Testament Chronology in the Work of Joseph Scaliger

Vanitas vanitatum et super omnia vanitas: The Astronomer Heinrich Selder and A Newly Discovered Fourteenth-Century Critique of Astrology

Controversial Rimes: Calender Reforms in the Old Empire 1582-1700

Duking it Out in the Arena of Time: Chronology and the Christian-Jewish Encounter (1100-1600)

Magister Rheticus and his School Mates: The Struggle for Knowledge and Implementation of the heliocentric World System of Copernicus around 1540/50

Walter Odington's De etate mundi and the Pursuit of a Scientific Chronology in Medieval England.

Bede's horologium: Observational Astronomy and the Problem of the Equinoxes in Early Medieval Europe (c. 700-1100)

Science at the papal palace: Clement vi and the calendar reform project of 1344/45

The Astronomical Data in the Tres Riches Heures and their Fourteenth-Century Source

Critical Analysis of The Alfonsine Tables in the Fourteenth Century: The Parisian Expositio Tabularum Alfonsii of 1347

Alfred Lohr, Der Computus Gerlandi. Edition, Übersetzung und Erläuterungen. (Sudhoffs Archiv, Beihefte, H. 61.) Stuttgart, Steiner 2013

John of Murs and the Treatise Autores kalendarii (1317): A Problem of Authorship.

José Chabás & Bernard R. Goldstein, A survey of European astronomical tables in the late middle ages and José Chabás & Bernard R. Goldstein, Essays on medieval computational astronomy

Roman vs. Arabic Computistics in Twelfth-Century England: A Newly Discovered Source (Collatio Compoti Romani et Arabici).


Calendars beyond borders: Exchange of calendrical knowledge between Jews and Christians in Medieval Europe (12th-15th century)

A tool for many purposes:Hermann Zoest and the medieval Christian appropriation of the Jewish calendar


Climate, astrology and the age of the world in thirteenth-century thought: Giles of Lessines and roger bacon on the precession of the solar apogee

Medieval Latin Christian texts on the Jewish calendar a study with five editions and translations

Origen, Climate Change, and the Erosion of Mountains in Giles of Lessines’s Discussion of the Eternity of the World ( c . 1260)

A sixteenth-century debate on the Jewish calendar: Jacob Christmann and Joseph Justus Scaliger

The meaning of judaeus and the myth of jewish male menses in a late medieval astronomical school text

An eleventh-century chronologer at work: Marianus scottus and the quest for the missing twenty-two years

Early Christian chronology and the origins of the Christmas date: In defense of the "calculation theory"

The origins of the Christmas date: Some recent trends in historical research

Nicholas Trevet and the Chronology of the Crucifixion

Augustine and the shape of the earth: A critique of Leo Ferrari

Noah's calendar: The chronology of the flood narrative and the history of astronomy in sixteenth and seventeenth-century scholarship

From sukkot to saturnalia: The attack on christmas in sixteenth-century chronological scholarship

Alden A. Mosshammer, The Easter Computus and the Origins of the Christian Era

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